Designed for high-achieving and exceptionally motivated undergraduates, the Honors Program at North Carolina A&T offers student-centered learning experiences that promote intellectual growth, cultural appreciation, professional focus, leadership development and civic participation. As a participant in the program, you will have special opportunities to grow and develop through contact with a community of Honors staff, students, and faculty. Participation in the Honors Program will prepare you to become successful as a professional, as a scholar and as a global citizen. 

Benefits of the University Honors Program

  • Small class size
  • Peer and faculty mentor programs
  • Honors lecture series and workshops
  • Study abroad opportunities and participation in conferences
  • Leadership development and training activities
  • Honors housing in a Living Learning Community
  • Priority registration and advising
  • Intensive scholarship, fellowship and professional development
  • Recognition at Honors graduation banquet and transcript

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The Honors Experience

Learn about the Honors Living Learning Community, study abroad and community service opportunities, and more.


NCAT Extraordinary Opportunities 

Learn about externally funded extraordinary opportunities available to N.C. A&T students and alumni.


Admission Guidelines 

Requirements for membership in the Honors Program, along with application forms and deadlines.

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Cheatham-White Scholars 

Information about a four-year scholarship available exclusively to N.C. A&T students, which covers all costs of attending the university.


Dowdy Scholars Program

Information about the premier undergraduate merit scholarship at N.C. A&T, which covers tuition, fees, and room and board.